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Reginald Auger DAVIS

Regimental number19971
Place of birthLaunceston, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSchool master
Address64 York Street, Launceston, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, A W Davis, 64 York Street, Launceston, Tasmania
Enlistment date2 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 8, Battery 31
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/36/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 20 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
FateReturned to Australia 18 January 1919
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)8th FAB
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Hobart Garden of Remembrance
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 52277 Gunner Arthur Hugh DAVIS, 4th Divisional Ammunition Column, returned to Australia, 19 August 1919; 4301 Second Lt Keith Harry DAVIS, returned to Australia, 3 May 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death11 July 1957

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